• bennettev wrote a new post, Questions? Anyone?, on the site Embracing Emily 7 years ago

    There is no doubt in my mind that questions are very important. There is no way anything could get done well without people asking questions. We have what we have today because someone asked how to improve. How to […]

    • I completely understand where you are coming from with the “never asking questions” aspect except for I have flip-flopped. When I was younger, I was intimidated and did not want to call attention upon me and would hate to ask questions in front of other people. As I have gotten older, I still hate the aspect of being the center of attention but somewhere along the line, I just stopped caring what other people would think of me if the question “sounded dumb” or implied that I was unintelligent. I think it has something to do with stage-fright as you suggested but also maybe a few other things such as: personality, fear of being judged by other, and the ability to get over these things that force us to extend out of our comfort zone. What do you think?